While a reason for eviction is generally not mandatory for 30 or 60 days` notice in a month-to-month rental agreement, in major California cities where rent control applies, in all situations, a reason for eviction must be given. Landlords and tenants should bear in mind that discrimination or retaliation against a tenant or roommate is never a legitimate reason for eviction. The tenant pays the landlord an equivalent monthly amount of rent in the form of a deposit (the “deposit”) when the lease is executed. Step 1 – Enter the full names of the landlord and tenant in the respective rooms. Then enter the date of the agreement. This section of the room rental agreement is an amendment to the initial residential rental agreement that updates those who have contributed to the financing. It must contain the following information: Some sections of a room rental agreement are similar to a rental agreement. A room rental agreement covers rents and deposits due by the main tenant and the residents of the accommodation. It will also contain the signatures of all parties involved in the room rental agreement, including the lessor. In addition, the room rental contract will address potential areas of the roommate conflict, such as reimbursement of food and household needs, cleaning and maintenance of the unit, distribution of incidental costs, smoking policy, accommodation policy and other possible sources of disagreement.

These sections may vary depending on the situation and it is recommended that they be written in detail to eliminate confusion about the expectations of a party participating in the lease. For example, a landlord in California may increase rent from month to month. If the increase is less than 10%, a notification of this increase must be notified to the tenant thirty days before the entry into force, but if the increase is greater than 10%, the notification must be notified sixty days in advance. Another flexibility granted to a month-to-month contract is the time for which it is in effect. As long as this agreement is in effect, both parties must comply with their terms, but unlike a fixed-term lease, this type of lease can be legally terminated, provided that the party terminating the lease to the remaining party gives a period of at least thirty days. This must be 60 days` notice if the tenant has resided on the property for more than one year. It should be noted that some counties may impose additional provisions for a monthly lease. The signatures of each roommate and the owner of the property make the room rental contract a legal contract. There should be a specific place for each roommate`s printed name, signature and signed date. These rooms should also be available to the owner.

This section contains complete information on the distribution of cohabitation services. The benefits covered in this section may include, among other things, the first paragraph of the room rental agreement which describes who, what, where and when of the contract. It contains the following basics: Many principal tenants ask: “Do I have legal reasons to evict my roommate?” The answer to this question varies considerably from state to state and in the state of California, it even varies considerably depending on the local government.